2020 Schedule

2020 Schedule

Hour 3: Leap Year

Which QB is going to make a Josh Allen-like leap this year? Former OSU QB Cardale Jones stops by to explain why Justin Fields falling in the draft doesn't make sense. Plus, Take Your Pick!

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6dDavid Newton

Darnold: NFL trade talk was 'tough' to deal with

Quarterback Sam Darnold, who was traded from the New York Jets to the Carolina Panthers last week, says it was tough dealing with all the trade speculation.


Sam Darnold gets introduced to the Carolina media, but is he QB1?

On this edition of NFL Live the crew hears from Carolina Panthers head coach Matt Rhule and Panthers new QB Sam Darnold as the panthers introduced Sam to Carolina. And who are the Cowboys going to take in the upcoming draft? Plus is Jadeveon Clowney heading to Cleveland to create a pass rushing nightmare for offenses? And Julien Edelman looks like he is set to retire.

David Newton ESPN Staff Writer 

Sam Darnold believed he would win Super Bowls the Jets and called it bittersweet that things didn't work out. Now that he's with the Panthers he's excited to move forward.

David Newton ESPN Staff Writer 

Sam Darnold is excited to be at Carolina but said it was bittersweet being traded from the Jets who drafted him: "For me, anytime you go somewhere and set lofty goals and those goals aren't met that's always tough . . . for me. When I heard the news they wanted to trade me it was tough. . . . Anytime you're not wanted somewhere that's a tough pill to swallow.''

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11dDavid Newton

Panthers add secondary help with Bouye deal

The Carolina Panthers added another veteran cornerback in 2017 Pro Bowl selection A.J. Bouye as they attempt to improve the secondary heading into the NFL draft.

The case for the Panthers to still draft Justin Fields (0:58)
Why Kiper is giving the Panthers an A-plus for getting Darnold (1:09)
What does Darnold trade mean for Panthers, Jets? (2:08)
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13dRich Cimini

Jets trade QB Darnold to Panthers for 3 picks

The Jets traded QB Sam Darnold to the Panthers for three draft picks: a sixth-rounder this year and a second-rounder and fourth-rounder in 2022.

Golic Jr.: Darnold is getting the fresh start he needs (2:20)

Adam Schefter ESPN Senior Writer 

Filed to ESPN: Jets are trading QB Sam Darnold to the Carolina Panthers for a 2021 sixth-round pick and second- and fourth-round picks in 2022, per sources.

Team Stats

Passing Yards243.018th
Rushing Yards106.521st
Points For21.923rd
Points Against25.115th